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A Black Lightning villain during the late 1970s.

Expert manhunter with special weapons and probable mind control powers.

As of May of 2020, this entry has been overhauled, and received M&M stats.

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Lightspeed of Marvel’s Power Pack during the classic Weezie Simonson years.

As of May of 2020, this article received an overhaul. We also ensured that her costume is at least 5% pinker than before.

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Silver Age themed Marvel minor villain wot got killed by the Bronze Age.

He was a convenient 1960s/1970s jobber.

As of May of 2020, we’ve slipped in a complete, electrifying overhaul of this profile.

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This titanic crab appeared in a 1959 proto-Marvel Comics story, in Tales to Astonish. Giant monsters were hip in the 1950s, daddy-o.

There’s also notes about the BODY score of giant monsters, somehow.

As of May of 2020, we’ve added Mutants & Masterminds stats to this profile. Having two sets of stats is important, as it allows for a pincer movement strategy.

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This covers the Viper (Ophelia Sarkissian)’s early life and her original career as Madame Hydra, during the early 1970s.

That’s the Jim Steranko era. So hang on to your fez, true believers !

As of May of 2020, this profile was entirely redone. We cut it once, and two shall take its place. More, actually.

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A compact review of Marvel Comics’ various Serpent Squad teams of villains, with a roster for each version.

These were all low-ish-powered villain team with a handy snake motif. Well, except for those versions with the Eel as a member.

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A fully fleshed-out sample heroic/dark fantasy character, based on a weird Path of Exile build.

A burning intelligent sword that kills her wielders, darting acrobatics based on a magical proximity sense, a feral huntress with a pet canary, these sorts of things.

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Our contributor Ethan continues his 1950s movie giant monster series.

This time it’s the giant Mexican scorpions in 1957 monster mash The Black Scorpion. As animated by Ray Harryhausen.

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A very very tall fighter and agent, blatantly based on Kareem Abdul Jabar in Game of Death. We couldn’t resist, obviously.

As of April of 2020, this entry received a texts and illustrations review. Plus a tall glass of Mutants & Masterminds stats.

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This is the first profile for Melissa Gold. It covers her early career as Screaming Mimi before she became Songbird of the Thunderbolts.

As of April of 2020, the text and pictures have been autotuned and we’ve remixed M&M stats in.

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A great space menace from another universe. And one of Marvel Comics’ notable villains.

As of March of 2020, this entry has been entirely redone. It now covers but the 1960s and 1970s, since even just that is a lot of info.

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